Former Janata Dal-United vice-president Prashant Kishor on Monday congratulated Nitish Kumar as he took oath because the Bihar chief minister for the fourth straight time period. Nevertheless, Kishor laced his congratulatory tweet with some harsh phrases for his former boss.
Prashant Kishor stated that Bihar ought to brace for ‘few extra years’ of lifeless governance with Nitish Kumar on the helm. Labelling Nitish as ‘BJP-nominated’ CM, Kishor stated, “With a drained and politically belittled chief as CM, Bihar ought to brace for few extra years of lacklustre governance.”
The highest election strategist who masterminded Nitish’s election marketing campaign in 2015 with standard slogan like “Bihar mein bahar ho, phir se Nitish Kumar ho”, had joined the JD-U as vice-president in 2018, months earlier than the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
भाजपा मनोनीत मुख्यमंत्री के तौर पर शपथ लेने पर @NitishKumar जी को बधाई।
With a drained and politically belittled chief as CM, #Bihar ought to brace for few extra years of lacklustre governance.
— Prashant Kishor (@PrashantKishor) November 16, 2020
Kishor, who initially hails from Bihar’s Buxar, had additionally managed the BJP and Narendra Modi’s marketing campaign in 2014 scripting an awesome victory for the saffron celebration.
Nitish Kumar had unceremoniously axed Prashant Kishor from the celebration for his open criticism of the CM’s stand on the citizenship regulation (CAA). “Thanks Nitish Kumar. My greatest needs to you to retain the chair of Chief Minister of Bihar. God bless you,” Prashant Kishor had stated in his parting tweet.